The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 27 23 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 101 87 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.96% 7.23% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.83% 9.73% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 72 62 22
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1027 894 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.93% 74.25% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 811 743 490
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,740 £50,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Kent

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Kent

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Maidstone 0 49 £40,000 -
Sittingbourne - 6 £45,000 - 2
Folkestone - 6 £36,250 -
Stansted - 5 £45,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -22 4 £46,250 +2.77%
Tonbridge -7 2 £50,000 +14.28% 2
Agile Software Development
South East

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 133 (55.65%) .NET
2 127 (53.14%) C#
2 127 (53.14%) SQL
3 110 (46.03%) SQL Server
4 106 (44.35%) Microsoft
5 104 (43.51%) Scrum
6 91 (38.08%) MVC
7 76 (31.80%) HTML
8 70 (29.29%) Degree
9 61 (25.52%) ASP.NET
10 59 (24.69%) CSS
11 53 (22.18%) Windows
12 50 (20.92%) WCF
13 49 (20.50%) jQuery
14 47 (19.67%) JavaScript
15 46 (19.25%) OO
16 45 (18.83%) SOA
16 45 (18.83%) SQL Server 2008
17 41 (17.15%) Computer Science
17 41 (17.15%) QA
18 40 (16.74%) TDD
18 40 (16.74%) Software Engineering
19 39 (16.32%) XML
19 39 (16.32%) T-SQL
19 39 (16.32%) .NET Framework
20 38 (15.90%) WPF
21 37 (15.48%) MS Excel
21 37 (15.48%) MVVM
22 36 (15.06%) N-Tier
23 34 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.18%) Tomcat
2 7 (2.93%) IIS
2 7 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.93%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.26%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 37 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.51%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.51%) MS Project
2 6 (2.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.46%) SaaS
2 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (46.03%) SQL Server
2 45 (18.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (9.21%) Relational Database
5 21 (8.79%) Redis
6 14 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (5.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (5.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (4.18%) SQL CLR
10 6 (2.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.51%) RDBMS
11 5 (2.09%) OLAP
12 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.84%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 21 (8.79%) Jasmine
2 14 (5.86%) Selenium
3 11 (4.60%) JSUnit
4 10 (4.18%) jMock
4 10 (4.18%) EasyMock
4 10 (4.18%) Subversion
4 10 (4.18%) Ant
4 10 (4.18%) JUnit
4 10 (4.18%) Eclipse
4 10 (4.18%) IntelliJ
5 6 (2.51%) CruiseControl
5 6 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.51%) Grunt
5 6 (2.51%) Karma Test Runner
5 6 (2.51%) Hudson
6 5 (2.09%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.26%) Fiddler
7 3 (1.26%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.26%) NUnit
8 2 (0.84%) Moq
General
1 31 (12.97%) Finance
2 12 (5.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.67%) Advertising
3 4 (1.67%) Publishing
3 4 (1.67%) Back Office
4 3 (1.26%) Marketing
4 3 (1.26%) Banking
5 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 144 (60.25%) Developer
2 72 (30.13%) .NET Developer
3 40 (16.74%) C# Developer
3 40 (16.74%) Analyst
4 23 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (9.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (8.37%) Web Developer
6 20 (8.37%) Senior Developer
7 18 (7.53%) Applications Developer
7 18 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (7.11%) Agile .NET Developer
8 17 (7.11%) Web Applications Developer
8 17 (7.11%) Software Engineer
9 16 (6.69%) Software Developer
9 16 (6.69%) Business Analyst
10 15 (6.28%) Senior .NET Developer
10 15 (6.28%) QA Analyst
10 15 (6.28%) Test Analyst
11 14 (5.86%) .NET Web Developer
11 14 (5.86%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (55.65%) .NET
2 76 (31.80%) HTML
3 61 (25.52%) ASP.NET
4 59 (24.69%) CSS
5 50 (20.92%) WCF
6 49 (20.50%) jQuery
7 39 (16.32%) XML
7 39 (16.32%) .NET Framework
8 38 (15.90%) WPF
9 33 (13.81%) WinForms
10 30 (12.55%) KnockoutJS
11 25 (10.46%) AngularJS
11 25 (10.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 24 (10.04%) MSMQ
13 23 (9.62%) Web Services
14 22 (9.21%) SOAP
14 22 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (9.21%) Backbone.js
15 21 (8.79%) REST
15 21 (8.79%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.15%) Computer Science
2 36 (15.06%) N-Tier
3 30 (12.55%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (6.28%) Informatics
5 14 (5.86%) Blog
6 11 (4.60%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (3.35%) Mathematics
7 8 (3.35%) Physics
7 8 (3.35%) Chemistry
8 7 (2.93%) NHS
9 5 (2.09%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.67%) Social Media
11 3 (1.26%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.84%) PMI
13 1 (0.42%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 53 (22.18%) Windows
2 6 (2.51%) UNIX
2 6 (2.51%) Linux
3 3 (1.26%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (43.51%) Scrum
2 91 (38.08%) MVC
3 46 (19.25%) OO
4 45 (18.83%) SOA
5 40 (16.74%) TDD
5 40 (16.74%) Software Engineering
6 37 (15.48%) MVVM
7 31 (12.97%) UML
8 27 (11.30%) OOD
9 25 (10.46%) OOP
10 21 (8.79%) Unit Testing
11 17 (7.11%) Workflow
12 16 (6.69%) Test Scripting
13 14 (5.86%) Data Modelling
13 14 (5.86%) Software Testing
14 12 (5.02%) Dependency Injection
14 12 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (5.02%) BDD
15 11 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 127 (53.14%) C#
1 127 (53.14%) SQL
2 47 (19.67%) JavaScript
3 39 (16.32%) T-SQL
4 19 (7.95%) VB.NET
5 11 (4.60%) Java
6 10 (4.18%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.26%) TypeScript
7 3 (1.26%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.84%) VB6
8 2 (0.84%) VB
9 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 70 (29.29%) Degree
2 30 (12.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (6.28%) MCTS
3 15 (6.28%) MCPD
3 15 (6.28%) MCP
4 12 (5.02%) ISTQB
4 12 (5.02%) ISEB
5 5 (2.09%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.84%) PMP
7 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.84%) CCNA
7 2 (0.84%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (17.15%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.84%) DFS Replication
Vendors
1 106 (44.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.18%) JBoss
3 7 (2.93%) Business Objects
4 6 (2.51%) Oracle
5 2 (0.84%) Cisco
5 2 (0.84%) Apple
5 2 (0.84%) Citrix
5 2 (0.84%) VMware
6 1 (0.42%) Remedy
6 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
Stansted, Essex
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 26 days ago
Tonbridge
IT HR
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 26 days ago